Northern Digitals BLAB #8


A monthly meetup where digital creatives from in and around Manchester can get away from their screens and talk to other digital creatives.

Date: August 18th 2011
Time: 6pm
Location: The Deaf Institute, Grosvenor Street, Manchester, M1 7EH
Price: Tickets are sold out but there is a waiting list



We all talk to each other via, email, iChat, messenger, twitter, blip, text, mobile, the list is endless. So here's an idea, why don't we get together on the first Thursday of every month, in a bar, face to face and talk about, well, what ever you want really. You can make new contacts, organise collaborations, land yourself some freelance work, land yourself a job, hit on the next big idea or just have a drink before you go home.

Speakers include Ian Wharton and Studio Output.

Click here for more information on the event.





Things we'd like to talk about

  • Should marketers be wary of AI?

    There are plenty of reasons to be excited about the possibilities of artificial intelligence ...

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    28/09/2017

    There are plenty of reasons to be excited about the possibilities of artificial intelligence (AI) and the way things are shaping up means that it’s going to play a big part within the world of marketing in the very near ...

  • Our look at iconic food & drink packaging designs everyone should know

    It probably goes with saying that every person, no matter how old you might be, there’s certain ...

    21/09/2017
    21/09/2017

    It probably goes with saying that every person, no matter how old you might be, there’s certain iconic food and drink packaging designs that spark feelings of nostalgia somewhere deep inside of you.

  • A look at the pitfalls of political Facebook

    Facebook has become a massive part of politics in the modern era and it has been widely recognised ...

    14/09/2017
    14/09/2017

    Facebook has become a massive part of politics in the modern era and it has been widely recognised as one of the key influencers in the outcome of the 2016 US presidential election, the Brexit vote and the recent British ...

  • Are too many messages turning off consumers?

    In a survey it was revealed that nearly two-thirds of adults in the UK say they receive too ...

    08/09/2017
    08/09/2017

    In a survey it was revealed that nearly two-thirds of adults in the UK say they receive too many digital marketing promotions. Consumers revealed that they wouldn’t think twice about unsubscribing from a brand’s promotions ...

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Jobs we know about

Things we tweet about

  • orchardtweets - 1 hour ago

    Lots of exciting events coming up in #Manchester? Is yours on our calendar? https://t.co/qMJ2mOlp17 https://t.co/u1nzs80ABF

  • orchardjobs - 3 hours ago

    Business Development Manager in #NorthWest, up to £28k. - @Orchard_Deke #agencyjobs https://t.co/T41gQ1S42h

  • orchard_laura - 5 days ago

    Excited to be at the @designmcr conference 2017 ready to catch the afternoon talks! https://t.co/Rm5BCtL7d2

  • orchard_mike - 5 days ago

    White city @KFC_UKI what a complete disaster! 40 mins to get our food. A restaurant full of staff with one person making up meals. #fail

  • orchard_lucy - 5 days ago

    RT @orchard_mike: Next up at #designmcr is the BBC’s Head of UC @mewroh great line up today

  • orchard_tommy - 5 days ago

    Looking forward to @designmcr conference later today!! Awesome venue and awesome speakers! 👌🏼#designmcr

  • orchard_davido - 5 days ago

    @designmcr looking forward to the show! #designmcr

  • orchard_andy - 13 days ago

    RT @Orchardjobs: Digital Marketing Manager in #Leeds, up to £65k. - @Orchard_Andy #marketingjobs https://t.co/xadeHCG2mE

  • orchard_deke - 69 days ago

    https://t.co/DPzrv1myDY